By Chris Kramer
Alabama is an equitable distribution state, meaning the Alabama divorce court makes property distribution decisions by what the court considers as fair, not necessarily equal.
Depending on the circumstances of your divorce, some benefits and property may not be included in Alabama property. When the Alabama divorce court makes property distributions it considers key factors, such as the type of property and length of the marriage.
Speak with a local Alabama divorce lawyer can explain how the circumstances of your divorce can affect property distribution between you and your spouse. Learn more about what is considered under divorce laws in Alabama by connecting with an Alabama divorce attorney today.
Call 877-349-1310 or fill out an Alabama divorce case review form to get started protecting your property and assets.
The above synopsis of Alabama divorce laws is by no means all-inclusive and has been adapted from applicable state laws. These laws may have changed since our last update and there may be additional laws that apply in your situation. For the latest information on these divorce laws, please contact a local Alabama divorce lawyer in your area.
Alabama divorce laws were last updated May 2009.
Note: Keep in mind that all divorce laws are complex. If you need legal divorce advice or want to fully understand how these laws affect you, please speak with a local divorce attorney.